Dec 5, 2012 5:00pm PST
back on the life and music of dave brubeck. (car horn) paying with your smartphone instead of cash... (phone rings) that's a step forward. with chase quickpay, you can send money directly to anyone's checking account. i guess he's a kicker... again, again! oh, no you don't! take a step forward and chase what matters. birthday, the jazz legend and a native passed away today. he was on his way to connecticut for a routine checkup. brubeck was a leading jazz figure in the 1950's and 1960's. like " take five " and a legendary jazzman was breaking a racial tensions with planning and black jazz clubs and the deep south and refusing to play at a segregated venues. he was born in concord, california. you won't take my life. you won't take our future. aids affects us all. even babies. chevron is working to stop mother-to-child transmission. our employees and their families are part of the fight. and we're winning. at chevron nigeria, we haven't had a reported case in 12 years. aids is strong. aids is strong. but we are stronger. and aids... ♪ aids is going to lose. aids is going to lose.
Dec 5, 2012 9:00pm PST
man who became a jazz legend. dave brubeck was born in concord and went on to world acclaim with his style. how brubeckchanged jazz. ♪ ♪ >> take five the signature piece of the brubeck quartet. best selling jazz single of all time. it made him a pop star. >> he connected with the people and band mates. he is a delightful person. it came out in his music. >> the jazz festival is in the 30th season. he wag is was here for the opening of the 1994 season and growing up in concord. >> courtney band used to rehearse in our house. i heard that band from the time i was five or six years oe89d. >> he played piano in stockton. after a stint in the service he went to mills in service. >> the g.i. bill. >> where he formed his first group. this music was almost too sophisticated. so he toured colleges. he was america's most popular jazz man. >> he took poly rhythms and times, it was just jamming. >> he advanced racial justice playing black clubs in the south. >> he was really completely a modest spiritual guy. >> he was a kennedy center honors recipient in 2009. >> keep smiling dave and pleas
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am PST
to you guys. >> all right, gianna. thanks. >>> the music world is mourning the death of jazz pioneer dave brubeck. ♪ [ music ] >> brubeck died yesterday of heart failure on his way to the hospital for a scheduled check- up. he was born 92 years ago today. in concord. his most famous jazz hit was "take 5" from 1959. he learned the piano from his mother and after leading an army band during world warmed 2 he studied at mills college in oakland. >> interesting. ♪ [ music ] >>> the 2013 grammy nominations were announced here on cbs 5 last night during a star- studded special. >> yeah. check that out. that looks like the who right there. call me maybe is up for song of the year and indy pop year fun is nominated in all categories including best new artist record and song of the year. catch of the grammys here on cbs 5 on february 10. >> plenty of news this morning about a silicon valley giant. apple. >> here to talk about it jason brooks with kcbs and cbsmoneywatch.com. >> they had a tough day yesterday. >> apple's worst day for stock in four years. sell-off for 6% losing $35 billion in ma